Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Centre

A modern Buddhist Centre and peaceful meditation space in West Burleigh that offers classes across the Gold Coast each week. Everybody is welcome.

Weekly Drop-in Classes

Dealing With Loss & Change

Learn to develop a mental resilience that will keep us happy and peaceful in even these most challenging circumstances.

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The Science of Happiness

Sun 26 May · 10am to 1pm

Learn special methods for developing inner peace and enjoying true happiness by understanding the science of your mind.


Refuge Retreat

Sun 2 Jun

Deepen your refuge in the Three Jewels of Buddhism and make progress on the path to enlightenment.


Advice For A Happy Life

Thursdays 7pm - 8.30pm

Learn practical methods to find peace and lasting happiness in our busy modern lives through following the beautiful Advice from Atisha’s Heart, a much-loved ancient Buddhist text.

why meditate

Why Meditate?

Meditation enables you to unwind, relax, let go of worry and improve your overall sense of wellbeing. Whether you simply want to calm your mind or experience deep inner transformation there is a meditation practice that can help you.

what to expect in class

What to Expect at a Class

Learn practical methods to solve the problems we face in daily life. Classes include guided meditation and teaching from one of our qualified teachers, as well as an opportunity to ask questions. Everybody is welcome. No experience is necessary.

about us

About Us

The teachings given at our classes are grounded in the ancient wisdom of Buddha and have been practised by meditators for generations. Our teachings are presented in a format that is especially suited to the people of the modern world.

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Find the Class for You

We hold classes in 3 locations on the Gold Coast and offer classes suitable for all levels of interest from simple guided meditations through to in depth Buddhist studies.